What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name AFIF, KALED N Employer name Erie County Amount $39,192.65 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, SUSAN M Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $39,192.64 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIDLER, KENNETH A, JR Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $39,192.62 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKEFELLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Cornell University Amount $39,192.58 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, MANUEL E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $39,192.55 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, ZACHARY C Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $39,192.46 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, EDWARD R Employer name Town of Steuben Amount $39,192.28 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ELIZABETH A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $39,191.78 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $39,191.76 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMBLING, DONALD E Employer name Otsego County Amount $39,191.60 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, RICHARD A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $39,191.43 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACHTENBERG, DANIJELA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,191.37 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEL, BRANDON S Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $39,191.35 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPERATA, ROBERT A, II Employer name Oneida County Amount $39,191.35 Date 07/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK, KARA C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,191.26 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKSTROM, DAWN M Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $39,191.00 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWARD, REBECCA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $39,190.79 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALAN-ROMERO, DAMARIS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $39,190.71 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ANGELA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,190.14 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALIK-HAPPY, CAROL E Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $39,189.96 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON-GONZALEZ, BETH A Employer name Erie County Amount $39,189.82 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, GRETCHEN C Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $39,189.80 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BARRY D Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $39,189.70 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, RHONDA E Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $39,189.40 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHNICK, SANDRA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,189.18 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, JOHN T Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $39,189.16 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JAMES R Employer name Village of Waverly Amount $39,189.16 Date 10/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIN, LAURA Employer name Nassau County Amount $39,188.89 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $39,188.84 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Fulton County Amount $39,188.63 Date 12/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JULIE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,188.33 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARK C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $39,188.32 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSSAULT, TRACY L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $39,188.20 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CAREY H Employer name Ontario County Amount $39,188.19 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARO, DIANE P Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $39,188.02 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDOLILLO, DANIEL Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,187.93 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ZACHARY S Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $39,187.82 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRON, REBECCA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $39,187.81 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $39,187.71 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, AMANDA R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $39,187.62 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, TRACY JEAN Employer name Niagara County Amount $39,187.49 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $39,187.48 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, MARY Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,187.39 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUETA, OCIEL Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $39,187.38 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASE, MEGHAN A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $39,187.02 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, KATHY R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,186.95 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTUNI, JESSICA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $39,186.30 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDELL, SUZANNE Employer name Elmira Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $39,186.16 Date 10/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, BERNARD J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $39,185.98 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAJERA-TREJO, WENDY J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $39,185.91 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONI-DORMAN, GABRIELE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $39,185.91 Date 04/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GUILLERMO Employer name City of Troy Amount $39,185.89 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDBLAD, DONALD R, SR Employer name Town of Worcester Amount $39,185.67 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLEBEN, VANESSA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $39,185.57 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, TINA F Employer name Orange County Amount $39,185.44 Date 03/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, MARIA E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $39,185.35 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, CATHERINE M Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $39,185.29 Date 01/03/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JEANNE C Employer name City of Kingston Amount $39,185.19 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNKEL, LAURIE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $39,185.13 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, CELESTINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $39,184.55 Date 08/06/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ELIZABETH A Employer name Seneca County Amount $39,184.29 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, RAURRI W Employer name Education Department Amount $39,183.82 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, SUSAN A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $39,183.69 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDITO, JULENE Z Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $39,183.62 Date 11/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN-BRAND, DAVID Employer name Erie County Amount $39,183.11 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, JOYCE K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $39,183.03 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONESS, MICHAEL T Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $39,182.74 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTINI, LEAH V Employer name Erie County Amount $39,182.73 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, HAROLD M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,182.72 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, LORETTA E Employer name Erie County Amount $39,182.70 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASECCHIA, DANIELLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $39,182.70 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, KATHLEEN C Employer name Erie County Amount $39,182.69 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARICLE, BRIAN L Employer name City of Norwich Amount $39,182.63 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ELLIOT A Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $39,182.56 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADALUCCO, ELIZABETH M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $39,182.55 Date 03/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNINGS, NAOMI A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $39,181.80 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, PETER J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $39,181.53 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHAELA B Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $39,181.13 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBBINS, ROBERT A Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $39,180.79 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, DEBORAH S Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $39,180.38 Date 03/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $39,180.06 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAROZNY, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $39,180.02 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIEF, WILLIAM A, II Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $39,179.97 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRICO, NICHOLAS O Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $39,179.78 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINI, VINCENT L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $39,179.77 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGOMENI, TAMMY A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $39,179.72 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MARK D Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $39,179.69 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, JOHN F Employer name Highland CSD Amount $39,179.66 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZZELL, BRIAN W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $39,179.65 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAFF, JASON L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $39,179.60 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE-MAGEE, CINDY A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $39,179.42 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEEN, DAVID J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $39,179.39 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHITTENDEN, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,178.95 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELY, PAUL R Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $39,178.91 Date 08/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DARNELL S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $39,178.77 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNET, ALIX E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $39,178.49 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNUOLO, JOSHUA J Employer name Akron CSD Amount $39,178.26 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCA, DONNA M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $39,177.97 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENWARD, PAMELA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $39,177.94 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GJONAJ, KATRINA Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $39,177.66 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System